Let's talk about Almaden Lake

A blog by the Santa Clara Valley Water District to track work and community input

Environmental consultant on board for the project

Water district board of directors on May 12 unanimously approved the hiring of Environmental Science Associates of San Francisco to prepare the Environmental Impact Report (EIR) for the Almaden Lake Project. The … Continue reading

May 13, 2015 · 1 Comment

Second piece of bore work scheduled for Monday, Sept. 29

On Monday, the water district begins the second part of its geotechnical investigative work at Almaden Lake Park, collecting soil data from below the waters with the use of a … Continue reading

September 25, 2014 · Leave a comment

Bore work begins Monday

On Sept. 8, the water district begins the first of two planned geotechnical investigations at Almaden Lake Park. This work is part of a process to collect background information for … Continue reading

September 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

District to conduct geotechnical work at lake in August

The water district will extract soil samples in mid-August from below the surface of Almaden Lake as part of a geotechnical investigation that will inform the work of a project aimed at reducing … Continue reading

July 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

Planning for soil investigation work underway

The water district met with parks and recreation staff from the city of San Jose July 7 at Almaden Lake to coordinate upcoming soil investigation work as part of the … Continue reading

July 7, 2014 · 2 Comments

Preferred alternatives gaining support

The water district’s latest options to ease the water quality issues at Almaden Lake are gaining community and political support. Though many of the residents attending the April 9 meeting … Continue reading

April 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

Get your questions answered at public meeting

At the April 9 public meeting to present the preferred alternatives for Almaden Lake, the project team will make available the following form for those wishing to ask questions or … Continue reading

April 7, 2014 · Leave a comment